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Harben & Hartley - Legal Opinion against School District Funding of Public Libraries

Letter from legal firm of Harben & Hartley, arguing against school district funding of public libraries. 2005.

School District Funding of Public Library Systems

See attached letter from Bryan Downs, of Wilson, Morton & Downs LLC. This documents his legal opinion that it is entirely permissible under Georgia law for school districts to provide annual funding to their local public library systems. He also provides suggested "Best Practices" for public libraries to consider in this matter.
May 2008.